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Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah, O My Soul

Hallelujah, praise Jehovah, O my soul, Jehovah praise

Published in 22 hymnals

Printable scores: MusicXML, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Hallelujah, praise Jehovah,
O my soul, Jehovah praise;
I will sing the glorious praises
Of my God through all my days.
Put no confidence in princes,
Nor for help on man depend;
He shall die, to dust returning,
And his purposes shall end.

2 Happy is the man that chooses
Israel's God to be his aid;
He is blessed whose hope of blessing
On the Lord his God is stayed.
Heav'n and earth the Lord created,
Seas and all that they contain;
He delivers from oppression,
Righteousness he will maintain.

3 Food he daily gives the hungry,
Sets the mourning prisoner free,
Raises those bowed down with anguish,
Makes the sightless eyes to see.
Well Jehovah loves the righteous,
And the stranger he befriends,
Helps the fatherless and widow,
Judgment on the wicked sends.

4 Hallelujah, praise Jehovah,
O my soul, Jehovah praise;
I will sing the glorious praises
Of my God through all my days.
Over all God reigns for ever,
Through all ages he is king;
Unto him, your God, O Zion,
Joyful hallelujahs sing.

Trinity Hymnal, 1990

Text Information

First Line: Hallelujah, praise Jehovah, O my soul, Jehovah praise
Title: Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah, O My Soul
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Language: English

Tune

RIPLEY

RIPLEY, composed in 1839, comes from the prolific pen of Lowell Mason (PHH 96), the great American promoter and publisher of school, choral, and congregational music. The tune title, assigned later, presumably honors George Ripley (1802-1889), the famous New York literary critic and transcendentalis…

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BROCKLESBURY


[When the storms of life are raging] (McGranahan)


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The Cyber Hymnal #2597
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Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #2597

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #57

Include 20 pre-1979 instances
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